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Church Law & Tax Report

March/April 2018
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Why Every Church Needs a Sexual Harassment Policy

Why Every Church Needs a Sexual Harassment Policy Member access only

The growing numbers of allegations highlight the need for appropriate responses.

Articles

Responding to Gun Violence Concerns at Churches

Responding to Gun Violence Concerns at Churches Member access only

Church shootings remain rare, but policies and planning are still necessities.
Are Criminal Background Checks Legally Required for Youth Ministry Workers?

Are Criminal Background Checks Legally Required for Youth Ministry Workers? Member access only

A historic recent case helps answer this question.
Child Abuse Reporting Laws: 22 Facts Church Leaders Should Know

Child Abuse Reporting Laws: 22 Facts Church Leaders Should Know Member access only

How state laws define who must report actual or suspected abuse, when a report must be made, and how.